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  • Writing Lives Together: Romantic and Victorian auto/biography book cover

    Writing Lives Together

    Romantic and Victorian auto/biography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Felicity James, Julian North

    A diary entry, begun by a wife and finished by a husband; a map of London, its streets bearing the names of forgotten lives; biographies of siblings, and of spouses; a poem which gives life to long-dead voices from the archives. All these feature in this volume as examples of ‘writing lives…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Reading Milton through Islam book cover

    Reading Milton through Islam

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Currell, François-Xavier Gleyzon

    John Milton’s poetry and prose are central to our understanding of the aesthetic, political and religious upheavals of early modern England. Innovative recent scholarship, however, continues to expand the range of contexts through which we read Milton beyond Christian Europe, unearthing the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge

  • Reading and Writing a Screenplay: Fiction, Documentary and New Media book cover

    Reading and Writing a Screenplay

    Fiction, Documentary and New Media, 1st Edition

    By Isabelle Raynauld

    Reading and Writing a Screenplay takes you on a journey through the many possible ways of writing, reading and imagining fiction and documentary projects for cinema, television, and new media. It explores the critical role of a script as a document to be written and read with both future readers…

    Paperback – 2019-05-16 
    Routledge

  • Gothic Heroines on Screen: Representation, Interpretation and Feminist Enquiry book cover

    Gothic Heroines on Screen

    Representation, Interpretation and Feminist Enquiry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tamar Jeffers McDonald, Frances A. Kamm

    Gothic Heroines on Screen explores the translation of the literary Gothic heroine on screen, the potential consequences of these adaptations and contemporary interpretations of the form.   Each chapter illuminates the significance of this moving image mediation, relating its screen topics to their…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14 
    Routledge

  • Levinas and the Other in Narratives of Facial Disfigurement: Singing through the Mask book cover

    Levinas and the Other in Narratives of Facial Disfigurement

    Singing through the Mask, 1st Edition

    By Gudrun M. Grabher

    Offering readings of a range of fictional and biographical texts, including work by Richard Selzer, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Gaston Leroux, Willa Cather, Natalie Kusz and Lucy Grealy, this book examines reactions to facially disfigured people on the basis of Emmanuel Levinas’ ethics of the face.…

    Hardback – 2019-05-14 
    Routledge

  • Victor Frankenstein, the Monster and the Shadows of Technology: The Frankenstein Prophecies book cover

    Victor Frankenstein, the Monster and the Shadows of Technology

    The Frankenstein Prophecies, 1st Edition

    By Robert D. Romanyshyn

    In Victor Frankenstein, the Monster and the Shadows of Technology: The Frankenstein Prophecies, Romanyshyn asks eight questions that uncover how Mary Shelley’s classic work Frankenstein haunts our world. Providing a uniquely interdisciplinary assessment, Romanyshyn combines Jungian theory, literary…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14 
    Routledge

  • Maecenas book cover

    Maecenas

    1st Edition

    By Peter Mountford

    While much has been written of the importance of Agrippa in Augustus’ rise to power as the first emperor of Rome, Maecenas remains a shadowy figure despite being a vital part in the success of Augustus. After the assassination of Julius Caesar, Maecenas was a vital negotiator between Octavian…

    Hardback – 2019-05-14 
    Routledge

  • Images of Dictatorship: Stalin in Literature book cover

    Images of Dictatorship

    Stalin in Literature, 1st Edition

    By Rosalind Marsh

    Originally published in 1989, this book presented the first study of the image of Stalin in literature. Analysing the literary presentaiton of historical character and the treatment of 20th Century tyrants in European prose fiction, the book draws a comparison between the depiction of Hitler in…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Joseph Stalin

  • The Real Stalin book cover

    The Real Stalin

    1st Edition

    By Yves Delbars

    In this book, originally published in English in 1953, the author, recognized as one of the best-informed experts on Eastern European politics, reconstructed during the course of a decade's work, the real history of Stalin, from his youth in Georgia to the last year of his life. Utilizing an…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Joseph Stalin

  • Stalin Versus Marx: The Stalinist Historical Doctrine book cover

    Stalin Versus Marx

    The Stalinist Historical Doctrine, 1st Edition

    By Klaus Mehnert

    Originally published in 1952, this book examines the change from revolutionism to nationalism which took place in the Soviet Union during the 1930s. It describes the course of this change, as shown by Stalin's decrees and writings, and discusses the Stalinist conception of Russian and world history…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Joseph Stalin

  • Routledge Companion to Shen Congwen book cover

    Routledge Companion to Shen Congwen

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gang Zhou, Jeffrey C Kinkley, Sihe Chen

    This volume is about studies of Shen Congwen (1902-1988), one of the most important writers in modern China, but more importantly, it is about how Shen Congwen has been received in and beyond Mainland China.  By presenting the best literary criticism on Shen Congwen in Mainland China over the…

    Hardback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge
    Chinese Literature Series from a Global Perspective

  • Student Resistance: A History of the Unruly Subject book cover

    Student Resistance

    A History of the Unruly Subject, 2nd Edition

    By Mark Edelman Boren

    Student Resistance: A History of the Unruly Subject observes the rise and progression of student activism across the globe. By selecting critical case studies from the medieval to modern period, Mark Boren reveals how friction between activists and the academy can culminate in a violent struggle…

    Paperback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge

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